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Hanna Petersen

Hanna Petersen

Hanna Petersen is a reporter focusing on Indigenous stories. She is a graduate of the University of Northern British Columbia and also obtained her Bachelor’s of Journalism from the University of King’s College in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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778-983-0919
Email
hpetersen@pgcitizen.ca

Recent Work by Hanna

‘Dog tales’: UNBC researchers conducting Canada-wide survey on dog walking

‘Dog tales’: UNBC researchers conducting Canada-wide survey on dog walking

Research looks at on-leash and off-leash dog walking experiences in municipalities
B.C. First Nations to receive one-time $74 million grant for lost gaming revenue

B.C. First Nations to receive one-time $74 million grant for lost gaming revenue

Funding will help First Nations recover from the pandemic, fires and floods
Report calls for changes to discriminatory Indigenous child welfare funding in B.C.

Report calls for changes to discriminatory Indigenous child welfare funding in B.C.

‘When we know better, we must do better'
Prince George student's run surpasses goal, raising over $60K for Ukraine

Prince George student's run surpasses goal, raising over $60K for Ukraine

‘What Vova did today is outstanding’
‘Painless Jones’: B.C.’s first dentist was a Black miner from Barkerville

‘Painless Jones’: B.C.’s first dentist was a Black miner from Barkerville

Dr. Jones was one of the Black pioneers who played an important role in B.C. history
Prince George may become first airport terminal worldwide to open cannabis retail store

Prince George may become first airport terminal worldwide to open cannabis retail store

Flying high at YXS takes on a new meaning
Lheidli T’enneh files claim for 1913 village destruction

Lheidli T’enneh files claim for 1913 village destruction

Chief Dolleen Logan reflects on the big moments of 2021 and hopes for 2022
B.C. announces further COVID-19 restrictions to curb transmission in Northern Health

B.C. announces further COVID-19 restrictions to curb transmission in Northern Health

58 critically ill people airlifted out of the hospitals in the north
Prince George Secondary School students asked to list ‘positive impacts’ of colonization

Prince George Secondary School students asked to list ‘positive impacts’ of colonization

‘I also realize that saying ‘We’re sorry’ isn’t enough’
Lheidli T’enneh Chief calls on Pope to visit Canada and apologize

Lheidli T’enneh Chief calls on Pope to visit Canada and apologize

‘The days of coming to beg for an apology are over’